I. Stephen Brown, DDS
(215) 735-3660

Why Choose Dr. Brown?

Dr. Brown

To get the best care for your teeth and gums, you need someone like Stephen Brown, DDS, FACD, FICD. As a certified periodontist in Philadelphia, Dr. Brown has the experience and education to halt the progression of gum disease and make your teeth healthy, comfortable, and beautiful.

A Dedication to Continued Education

No dentist should be done learning when they graduate from dental school. Since the dental industry is constantly changing and the science behind dental techniques is always getting better, a “one and done” mentality towards education would lead to a lifetime of offering outdated procedures. For this reason, Dr. brown places an emphasis on continued education, enabling him to provide the latest and best treatments.

As a dentist dedicated to continuing education, Dr. Brown has worked hard throughout his career to learn the best new techniques to benefit his patients. Dr. Brown was the first dentist in Philadelphia to offer the Pinhole Surgical Technique, a minimally invasive procedure designed to resolve gum recession. Dr. Brown is also an implant dentist in Philadelphia, giving patients the opportunity to enjoy a restored smile that looks as good as it feels. Dr. Brown’s specialized training in LANAP, a laser-assisted treatment for gum disease, helps his patients to recover from the devastating effects of advanced periodontal disease. For up-to-date treatment options, choose Dr. Stephen Brown.

Extensive Formal Training

Dr. Brown believes that an extensive, lifelong dedication to formal training is crucial to be an effective periodontist. Here is a list of his formal training.

  • Temple University School of Dentistry – Doctor of Dental Surgery 1965
  • University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine
  • Division of Advanced Dental Education
  • Specialty Certification in Periodontics 1969
  • Specialty Certification in Adult Orthodontics 1970

A Focus On Patient Care

Dr. Brown is always trying to find ways to make trips to the dentist more convenient, relaxing, and enjoyable. One of the ways that Dr. Brown accomplishes this difficult feat is by offering procedure options that help patients to heal faster and enjoy a quicker recovery. He also talks with patients about their preferences and comfort levels, so that each patient can receive the quality of dental care they deserve.

Professional Awards and Assignments

Dr. Brown has had the pleasure of being the recipient of numerous awards, distinctions, and professional assignments throughout his career. Here are just a few:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology 1975
  • Fellow, American College of Dentists 1975
  • Fellow, Academy of Osseointegration 1998
  • Fellow, International College of Dentists 2005
  • Board of Directors, American Academy of Periodontology 1982 – 1985
  • Fellow, College of Physicians of Philadelphia 2006
  • Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologists 2009
  • Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantologists 2009
  • Co-Founder and Surgical Director, Dental Implant Division
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center, Dental Department 1986 – 1996
  • Director, Dental Implant Division 1996 to present
  • Examiner, American Board of Periodontology 2010
  • Past President and Member, Board of Directors
  • Philadelphia Society of Periodontology 1977 - 1978
  • Pennsylvania Society of Periodontology 1976 - 1977
  • Delaware Valley Academy of Osseointegration 1995 to present
  • President, Temple University Dental Alumni Association 1996 – 1997
  • Clinical Professor of Periodontics, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine
  • Clinical Professor of Periodontology and Oral Implantology, Temple University School of Dentistry
  • Former Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontics, Medical College of Pennsylvania
  • Former Director of Periodontics, Medical College of Pennsylvania
  • Former Director of Periodontics, Graduate Hospital, Dental Division
  • Director, Dental Implant Division, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Department of Dentistry
  • Former Director of Periodontics, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Department of Dentistry

Dr. Brown is truly a dentist of dentists, dedicating part of his time to teaching other periodontists. If you are interested in seeing Dr. Brown, contact our office by using the form on this page. We look forward to serving you!

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